Catatropis

Catatropis

a genus of intestinal flukes (digenetic trematodes) of the family Notocotylidae. Includes Catatropis verrucosa (avian ceca).
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Die Lebenszyklen der Ententremato den Parastrigea robusta and Catatropis verrucosa im Raum Berlin.
During present study on the helminth parasites of Black Coot, Fulica atra Linnaeus, 1758 (Gruiformes: Rallidae) in Sindh Province of Pakistan, two trematodes of the genus Catatropis Odhner, 1905 were recovered from intestine of host bird.
The genus Catatropis Odhner, 1905 was erected to accommodate the trematodes from birds.